Geometry: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281159
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-115-6

Chapter 8 - Right Triangles and Trigonometry - 8-1 The Pythagorean Theorem and It's Converse - Lesson Check - Page 495: 6


When setting up the equation, you plug in the variables from least to greatest. He plugged in 34 for $b^{2}$ instead of 30

Work Step by Step

It should be $16^{2}+30^{2}=34^{2}$ not $16^{2}+34^{2}=30^{2}$
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